History & Culture


Islanders are proud of their heritage, history and culture and there are lots of events, festivals, attractions and activities that let you experience them firsthand. No matter if it’s strolling along one of the many red-dirt roads, researching your family tree and heritage or taking a tour of Province House with the Fathers of Confederation Players, there’s history to be explored and learned while visiting Prince Edward Island. To learn more about PEI history and culture, take advantage of these local attractions:

  • Green Gables Heritage Place
  • Farmers Bank of Rustico and Doucet House Museums
  • North Rustico Fisheries Museum
  • Founder’s Hall
  • Province House National Historic Site
  • Beaconsfield Historic Site
  • The Acadian Museum